Our Blog | August 2011

Collapse Scenarios - Satire or Vision of the Future Part Two - Guest Post - Anthony Harrington

by: EJ on 08/24/2011
Posted in: Peak Oil

Part one of this blog series looked briefly at Dmitry Orlov’s proposition in his book, Reinventing Collapse: The Soviet Experience and American Prospects, that the US is in the process of following a similar collapse trajectory as its now-defunct superpower rival, the Soviet Union. The book is great value in dozens of different ways, even if you …

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Collapse Scenarios - Guest Post Anthony Harrington, QFINANCE

by: EJ on 08/19/2011
Posted in: Peak Oil

Anthony Harrington, from QFINANCE, online financial resource and authoritative economic commentary site, has undertaken a four-part blog series comparing two of our titles Reinventing Collapse: The Soviet Experience and American Prospects - Revised and Updated Edition by Dmitry Orlov and The Wealth of Nature: Economics as If Survival Mattered by …

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Only when the last tree has died and the last river been poisoned and the last fish been caught will we realise we cannot eat money. ~Cree Proverb

by: Sara on 08/09/2011
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Debt Tantrum on a Sinking Ship - Guest Post, Richard Heinberg

by: EJ on 08/05/2011
Posted in: Guest Posts

Richard Heinberg is Senior Fellow-in-Residence at Post Carbon Institute and the author of 10 books, including The End of Growth: Adapting to Our New Economic Reality.
In this guest post, taken from the Post Carbon Institute blog July 26th, he explains the recent debt ceiling crisis  in a broader context, one of drastically altered economic …

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